Local Governing Body

Our governors are responsible for the management of the business of the academy, including adopting an annual plan and budget, monitoring the academies by the use of targets and budgets and senior staff appointments.


Trust Governance

If you would like to know more about the Co-op Academies Trust governance, more information is available on their website. Co-op Academies Governance document.

Martin Sweeney

I have been a governor at Oakwood since 2017. I have been involved in education for over 30 years as teacher, Headteacher, Headteacher advisor and presently with my own company…

Martin Sweeney

Helen Whitworth

I have lived in Harehills for 34 years and both my sons went to local schools, and I was a governor at their primary. So of course as a parent…

Giles Hall

Working for the Co-op in Membership means that I have a real feel how co-operation and the Group are able to benefit the communities which we serve across the UK….

Jan Ali

I have been a Community Governor at Oakwood for 3 years. I have been the Licensed Reader at Epiphany Church since 2013 and a Brownie Leader at the unit which…

Past Governors